Suzuki Zaibatsu found the 51st Easter Egg made by Russian Jewel maker February. Kaido Kido sent police a warning letter that he would stole the egg which Suzuki would display 4 days later. ... See full summary »
Juri Maki, famous opera actress, got a mail from Kaido Kido at the balcony with roses. Juri and her assistant found Kogoro and request Kogoro to guard her Destiny Gem during her Josephine ... See full summary »
The world's greatest blue sapphire, the "blue lapis fist", said to have sunk in a pirate ship in the late 19th century, on the coasts of Singapore. A local millionaire plots to retrieve it,... See full summary »
High school student Kaito loves magic. His father was a genius magician with a secret identity as the Phantom Thief Kid. Unfortunately his father died in an unforeseen accident in a magic ... See full summary »
Shinichi Kudo, a seventeen year old master detective, had it all. He could solve any case brought to his attention and in record time. His girlfriend, Ran, is a karate expert, and her father is a bumbling P.I. who is driven crazy by the fact that Shinichi gets all of the great cases. One day, while Shinichi and Ran are at an amusement park, the pair become separated. Shinichi catches wind of a dirty deal going down, and spies on a pair of men in dark trenchcoats. He's caught and the men use an experimental poison on him, intending to kill him. However, things don't work exactly as planned. When Shinichi comes to, he finds he's shrunken down to the size of a fourth grader. He goes to the goofball inventor that lives next door to him for help, and the inventor agrees to give him a hand. When Ran comes looking for Shinichi, he and the inventor come up with a story saying that Shinichi is a child named Conan Edogawa (Conan as in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle). Ran offers to let "Conan" live with...Written by
R. Bruce Elliott originally auditioned for the role of Dr.Hershel Agasa before being asked to read for the role of Richard Moore. See more »
[while sleeping on couch]
No, sir, Archer, I swear I gave my math homework to the pink monkey in the golf cart. He said he was the new gym teacher...
See more »
A lot of the names of the main and secondary characters were changed for the English speaking countries. This includes Shinichi Kudo-Jimmy Kudo, Ran Mouri-Rachel Moore, Professor Hiroshi Agasa-Doctor Herschel Agasa, Ayumi Yoshida-Amy Yaeger, Mitsuhiko Tsuburaya-Mitch Tennison, Genta Kojima-George Kaminski, Inspector Juzo Megure-Inspector Joseph Meguire, Detective Wataru Takagi-Detective Takagi Wilder, Inspector Ninzaburo Shiratori-Inspector Santos, Commander Kiyonaga Matsumoto-Commander Kristopher McLaughlin, Detective Sango Yokomizo-Detective Worthington, Cheif Heizo Hattori-Cheif Martin Hartwell, Sonoko Suzuki-Serena Sebastian, Heiji Hattori-Harley Hartwell, Yusaku Kudo-Booker Kudo, Yukiko Kudo-Vivian Kudo, Eri Kisaki-Eva Kaden, & Kaitou Kid-Phantom Thief Kid. See more »
Detective Conan is a fun show. I've seen subtitled versions of it and it's very good. The series revolves around a teenage detective whiz who is shrunken down to the size of a child by an experimental poison. He must then masquerade as an eight year old (going to school, etc.) while keeping his identity a secret and a look out for the villains that gave him the poison. Helping him is a funny inventor who gives "Conan" (an alias the character uses as a child) cool James Bond like gadgets, like a bow tie with a voice distorter and shoes that magnify kicking strength.
The mysteries Conan solves each episode are very brain teasing, but nothing impossible if you put your brain cells together and follow the clues. Though many of the cases involve murder (and some pretty elaborate ones at that) each episode is presented in a way for people of all ages, much like how I used to watch Murder, She Wrote as a kid. If the show is ever aired or released commercially in the States, you should try to find it.
12 of 12 people found this review helpful.
Was this review helpful to you?
| Report this